How to Keep the Menu Bar on Mac in Fullscreen Mode

When you put an app in full-screen mode by clicking the green light icon in the upper-left corner of the window, macOS automatically hides the menu bar. This intentional behavior is intended to provide an immersive visual experience by moving items away from the menu bar. Additionally, it also seems like a neat implementation on the new 14/16-inch MacBook Pro to ensure that the notch becomes invisible due to the black full-screen mode bar. But…

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How to Mirror Phone, Mac or PC to Fire TV Stick

Nowadays, casting or mirroring various devices to a smart TV has become relatively common. However, with the increase in the number of manufacturers, compatibility issues arise. An example of this would be Amazon’s Firestick, which doesn’t easily sync with other devices right out of the box. This article shows you how to mirror Android, iOS, Mac, Windows and Chromebook to a Firestick and stream from these devices. 1. Create initial wireless settings Before you begin,…

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How to Get a Gender-Neutral Siri Voice on iPhone, iPad, and Mac

In more ways than one, iOS 15.4 is a huge update with several notable features including Face ID with a mask, the ability to restore a bricked Apple Watch using an iPhone, and a nifty way to add notes to iCloud Keychain entries. Another equally impressive feature is the ability to get gender-neutral Siri Voice on iPhones and iPad. If you haven’t tried this long-awaited feature yet, let me help you set Siri’s gender-neutral voice…

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How to use AirPlay with a Mac

AirPlay allows two Apple devices to share the same screen, and it can be used for a number of things. For example, if you download a movie on your Mac, but want to watch it on your Apple TV, AirPlay will sync those two devices. Likewise, if you want to play a video on your Mac, but only have it on your iPhone, you can use AirPlay and watch it on a bigger screen. In…

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How to Change the Folder Icon on a Mac

You have come to the right place if you are a Mac user and want to personalize your desktop. Mac lets you customize your folder icons by replacing them with images, icons you’ve downloaded, or icons from other file folders. You can even change the color of your folder icons. This guide will show you different ways to customize folder icons on a Mac. We will also answer some frequently asked questions on the subject.…